Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Electricity - production map
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 8:51:20 AM
That would give the US capacity to export 4.7m bpd of oil and natural gas liquid (NGL) by the end of the decade and eliminate the need for around 2m bpd that the ... the future production policies of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ...
Russian FM rejects intervention in oil production
Economic Times - 11/21/2014 5:38:45 PM
MOSCOW: Russia's foreign minister says there should be no intervention in global energy production, even as the country's economy takes a hit from rapidly falling oil prices. After a meeting with his Saudi counterpart in Moscow, Sergei Lavrov said both ...
International Energy Agency (IEA): Current Oil Abundance Will Not Last
MARKET DAILY NEWS - 11/19/2014 3:32:16 PM
In its latest annual World Energy Outlook ... small number of producing countries,” the IEA Chief Economist Fatih Birol, said in a press release. And in its WEO Fact sheet, the IEA declares “the task of bringing production above 100 mb/d rests ...
Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/5/2012 4:26:46 PM
Closing out this series (I think), below are the top countries in the world* for wind power capacity relative to electricity production**. In other words, these are the countries that have the most wind power compared to their electricity production.
IEA warns of severe stress for the future of world energy
eaglefordtexas.com - 11/20/2014 2:40:59 PM
The EIA claims that tight oil output in the United States will level off by the 2020’s along with other non-OPEC oil-producing countries ... production levels off in the late-2030s as shale gas output starts to recede. By 2040, the IEA expects world ...
GE Builds Brilliant Future of Wind Energy with 25,000th Wind Turbine Installed
altenergymag.com - 11/21/2014 1:03:45 AM
"Through continued technology investment and collaboration with global developers like Energiekontor, wind will continue advancing as a competitive source of renewable energy around the world ... 15 percent of the country's production from renewable ...
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Last month BP (NYSE: BP) released the Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. This report is one of the most comprehensive sources of global and country level statistics on production and consumption of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear power and renewables.
Turkey Looks For Energy In An Abundant Resource: Pistachio Shells
NPR News - 11/20/2014 8:28:45 AM
It's a question that Turkey — the world's third-biggest producer of pistachios ... near the Syrian border is the heart of Turkey's pistachio production, yielding more than half of the country's nuts. "When you plan such environment-friendly systems ...
Vestas stages flash mob in Cape Town harbor to raise awareness for world’s critical energy challenges
REVE - 11/20/2014 8:24:35 PM
Vestas has delivered wind energy in 73 countries, providing jobs for around 19,300 passionate people at our service and project sites, research facilities, factories and offices all over the world. With 52 per cent more megawatts installed than our closest ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
We then calculated the total value of the reserves by using current global ... market has made China extremely influential in the world energy trade. Natural gas production is increasing in the country, but coal remains China’s primary energy source.
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of ... November 2008 world energy outlook -- gave the following estimates for the all-in costs of producing oil from various types of hydrocarbons in different parts of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source Costs ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/12/2013 11:22:05 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook ... will need to be addressed for Iraq to nearly triple its oil production over the next 20 years. The other country in which the IEA is placing its faith is Brazil.
Fracking ‘can make Scotland energy world leader’
The Scotsman - 11/20/2014 8:43:04 AM
However, environmental groups hit out the prospect of significant shale gas production ... meet our energy needs, and extracting and burning it will jeopardise our climate targets and expose local people to unacceptable health risks. “In a country ...
Which countries produce the most coal?
Greenbang - 7/25/2012 11:55:42 PM
While the world continues ... just 2 percent of global energy use. China, not surprisingly, accounted for the lion’s share – 71 percent – of the global increase in energy consumption last year. Coal production in that country rose by 8.8 percent ...
U.S. to Be World’s Top Oil Producer in 5 Years, Report Says
New York Times - 11/11/2012 11:55:17 PM
That increased oil production, combined with new American policies to improve energy efficiency ... United States and many other countries. The report said that several other factors could also have a large impact on world energy markets over the next ...